Deadline: 02/10/2017

Rockland Artist Residency in Seattle, WA U.S.A.

Time and Space to Experience and Create in a Pacific Northwest American City.

Description of residency program
Rockland is a creative residency designed to support dedicated artists and writers seeking a private space in an urban environment to generate new ideas, complete projects, or make artistic connections in Seattle, WA, USA.  

Application DEADLINE: October 2, 2017

The Butterfly House

A Mid-Century Modern Duplex Designed in 1963 by architect Victor Steinbrueck. An advocate for the historical preservation of pronounced architecture in the Seattle area, Steinbrueck's notable contributions include serving as a key designer of the Space Needle and the preservation of Pike Place Market and Pioneer Square (both major landmarks in our city). 

Duration of residency
Duration: 3 week residencies.  

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
Open to artists and writers.

Usually just one artist at a time but collaborative pairs may apply.

Open to artists outside Seattle 

Accommodation and studio/ workspace
Live/Work Space with additional space in adjacent garage/studio for special projects. Garage/Studio is 3 meters x 5 meters with 3 meter high ceiling.   Tools for projects can be borrowed.  Good quality tools of various types may be borrowed from Rockland Staff (Wood and Metal working) on a case by case basis. 

Fees and support
Accommodations provided at no fee.  Artist pays for their own food and art supplies.  

Expectations towards the artist
Artists are not expected to exhibit but can do so if they like in the small studio/garage on the property.  Also if the artist is interested, we can arrange for them to give a talk at a local college here in Seattle.

Application information
Apply through our website.  Please go to "Apply Here" on our home page and it will take you to the "Submitable" website.  You will have to open a free account to submit.  Thank you for helping us streamline the selection process by using this website to submit work samples and application.    

Rockland Artist Residency in Seattle, WA U.S.A.

Rockland Artist Residency in Seattle, WA U.S.A.

United States of America

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